why keymapping can not refresh?

Edgar Toernig froese at gmx.de
Mon Apr 6 13:00:51 PDT 2009

> my application has two process, I execute "xmodmap -e "keycode 255 = a""
> in the first process then in another process I use
> XKeycodeToKeysym(display, 255, 0) to get the keysymbol, but it reutrns 0.
> why keymapping can not refresh?
> how can I let the keymapping refresh?

Look for XRefreshKeyboardMapping and the MappingNotify event.

Ciao, ET.

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